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Dual-Texture Gradient Camouflage--2nd Armored Cavalry, late 1970s

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I have been gathering more photos and updating an article that Chris Causley wrote for Military Vehicles Magazine a few years ago.

https://www.militarytrader.com/mv-101/dual-texture-gradient-camouflage-pattern

 

 

Does anyone have any more photos of this unusual pattern in use? Apparently, it was being tested in Germany by 2nd Armored Cavalry, around 1979 and into the 1980s.

Here's a monument Chaffee that the 2nd Cav had painted.

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Keep 'em rolling,

 

John


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Reminds me of the British 'Berlin Brigade' camo pattern?


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The grandaddy of MARPAT!


 

 

 

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Great post !

Not mentioned is the uniforms in matching pattern !

Owen

 

 

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I saw a experimental camo shirt like this a year ago at a show but i couldnt afford to buy it sadly..very cool pattern...mike


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Always looking for and buying 50's era 11th Airborne/ 187th ARCT/ 82nd Airborne tac mark painted jump helmets!



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Owen and Sgt...I did not KNOW that their was a uniform in the pattern, as well. That is VERY cool!

 

Thank you for sharing!


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301st (Heavy) Tank Bn
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Here’s the matching uniform
This is the full back panel of a bdu not a close up
Owen


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